Note: As the hurricanes move through the ocean, they each leave a wake of cold water. This visualization shows the cold water trails left by Hurricanes Fabian and Isabel. The red/orange/blue colors represent the ocean temperatures (orange/red is 82 degrees F and higher). Data Collected: 2003/08/27-2003/09/23. Animator: Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC), Alex Kekesi (GST), Jesse Allen (Raytheon), Marte Newcombe (GST), Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST), Kevin Mahoney (CSC). Scientist: J. Marshall Shepherd (NASA/GSFC). Platforms/Sensors/Data Sets: Aqua/AMSR-E, GOES/IR4, Terra/MODIS, Terra and Aqua/MODIS/Blue Marble: Next Generation.
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